November 29, 2011
High-Tech Tools Show How Acupuncture Works in Treating Arthritis, Back Pain, Other Ills – Acupuncture has long baffled medical experts and no wonder: It holds that an invisible life force called qi (pronounced chee) travels up and down the body in 14 meridians. Illness and pain are due to blockages and imbalances in qi. Inserting thin needles into the body at precise points can unblock the meridians, practitioners believe, and treat everything from arthritis and asthma to anxiety, acne and infertility.
You can live as if nothing is a miracle; or you can live as if everything is a miracle. —
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